If your idea of Holi does not include rang barse, balam pichkari or do me a favour..lets play holi, then don’t keep calm, just travel.
2019 has been really kind, blessing us with a four-day Holi weekend (including one planned leave :P). So, leave the comfort of your bed and let the good times roll.
March 21, Thursday: Holi
March 22, Friday: Take a leave
March 23, Saturday: Weekend
March 24, Sunday: Weekend
Options You Can Explore:
1. Fly High at Bir Billing
Best known destination for paragliding, Bir Billing is a nature lover’s paradise. Fly amidst the beautiful Himalayas and gain an experience which is unmatched and mystical.
How to Reach: The closest railway station (broad gauge) is Pathankot which is 140 km away. The nearest airport is Kangra Airport in Gaggal which is 67 km away.
Trip Duration: 2 nights 3 daysBook Flights
2. Take a wild(life) trip to Ranthambore
Take a short escape to Ranthambore and relish the magical beauty and panoramic views of nature. Take a safari and slingshot yourself into a wild, untamed world of possibilities.
How to Reach: The nearest airport to reach Ranthambore National Park is Sanganer Airport in Jaipur (180 km from the park). The nearest major railway station is Sawai Madhopur which is well connected to all major cities across India.
Trip Duration: 1 night 2 days
3. Let your senses enjoy some peaceful time in Sikkim
One of the beauties in north eastern part of India, Sikkim is gorgeously tucked away with thumping natural beauty. Ditch the monotony and experience bliss amidst some stunning sights like Tsomgo Lake, Yuksom, Namchi, Teesta River and much more.
How to Reach: Nearest airport from Sikkim is Bagdogra Airport at a distance of 124 km. Major railway heads near Gangtok are New Jalpaiguri(188 Km) and Siliguri (145 Km).
Trip Duration: 2 nights 3 day
4. Sleep Under the Stars in McLeodganj
Dalai Lama calls it home, we call it the wonderland. Situated in Kangra district in Himachal Pradesh, McLeodganj is a perfect amalgamation of beauty and culture. It is the perfect place for nature lovers and trekkers.
How to Reach: Gaggal Airport serves as the nearest airport to Mcleodganj. It is located only 10 km from Dharamshala.
Pathankot railway station is the nearest station situated 90 km away.
Trip Duration: 1 Night 2 days
Travel Tip: Factor in the travel time, decide on a budget and make your bookings in advance! 🙂